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Drug information on Acelexin (250mg) (Cephalexin) from Acichem Laboratories

Acelexin (250mg)

  Capsule
Acichem Laboratories
Generic : Cephalexin
 50.00
250mg
10 Capsules

Drug Name : Cephalexin

Cephalexin(Keflex) generic Acelexin (250mg) is a first-generation cephalosporin antibiotic, prescribed for susceptible infections. It stops or slows the growth of bacterial cells.
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Dhanalakshmi Chinnuswamy
Further Checked by The Medindia Medical Review Team on February, 2, 2017
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Medical Condition(s) for which Acelexin (250mg) may be prescribed


Side effects of Acelexin (250mg)

•   Hypersensitivity : Skin rashes, hives, fever, itching and facial swelling.

•   Miscellaneous : Genital and anal itching, vaginal infection/inflammation, vaginal discharge, dizziness, fatigue, headache, agitation, confusion, hallucinations, joint pain and joint disorder.

Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)

Adult: PO- Susceptible infections- The recommended dose is 1-2 g/day in divided doses. Up to 6 g/day in more serious infections.
Prophylaxis against recurrent UTI- The recommended dose is 125 mg/day at night.

How to use Acelexin (250mg)?

It comes as a capsule, tablet and liquid to take by mouth, with or without food.

When is Acelexin (250mg) not to be taken? (Contraindications)

Hypersensitivity.

Warnings and Precautions for Acelexin (250mg)

• Caution should be exercised in patients with history of stomach or bowel problems (eg, inflammation), blood clotting problems, kidney or liver problems, any allergy, who are taking other medications, elderly, children, during pregnancy and breast feeding.

• It may cause dizziness, do not drive a car or operate machinery while taking this medication.

• It may reduce platelet counts, avoid injury or bruising.

Other Precautions for Acelexin (250mg)

Avoid long-term use of this medication; otherwise it may lead to secondary infectiond.
Avoid excess dosage.

Storage Conditions for Acelexin (250mg)

Store it at room temperature (25°C), and in an airtight container.



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